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Dr. Darren Tong Co-Authors Best-Selling Book “Leo Learns About Life” and Receives EXPY® Award

August 13, 2019

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Dr. Darren TongPediatric Dentist Dr. Darren Tong was recognized for his contribution to the book “Leo Learns About Life” with a Writer EXPY® Award

Tappan, NY –August 14, 2019  – Pediatric Dentist, Dr. Darren Tong, was awarded a Writer EXPY® from the National Association of Experts, Writers and Speakers®. Tong received the award due to his contribution to the book Leo Learns About Life. In this children’s anthology, Tong teamed up with other successful professionals, including Jack Canfield, to compile a selection of short stories designed to teach children invaluable lessons that will benefit them throughout their lives.

The National Association of Experts, Writers and Speakers® was founded to honor experts for their contribution to education, enlightenment, and business. Tong was invited to attend the 5th Annual EXPY® Awards, in which three different award categories were presented: Writer, Speaker, and Media and Communications. The Association was pleased to highlight Tong’s commitment to those core values and his willingness to share his knowledge with others through the written word with a Writer EXPY®.

Tong’s short story in Leo Learns About Life is entitled “Leo Protects His Smile,” and is designed to teach and inspire children to take care of their teeth and remove their fear of a dentist’s office.

Leo Learns About Life was published by CelebrityPress® and is currently available on Amazon, Barnes and Noble and other major online book retailers. A portion of the royalties earned from Leo Learns About Life will be given to Entrepreneur’s International Foundation, a not for profit organization dedicated to creating awareness for charitable causes.

About Dr. Darren Tong

Dr. Darren Tong – For over 28 years, Dr. Darren Tong has been one of the most trusted pediatric dentists in Bergen and Rockland Counties. Dr. Tong earned his doctor of dental medicine from Columbia University College of Dental Medicine, graduating in the top 10% of his class. He then completed his advanced specialty training in Pediatric Dentistry at the prestigious Schneider’s Children’s Hospital in Long Island, NY.

Dr. Tong’s vision of his pediatric dental office, Smile More Kidz, has materialized into an exceptional dental experience for his pediatric patients. The children feel comfortable, well taken care of, and safe. His dental office has received the “Talk of the Town” award in patient satisfaction.

Dr. Tong has co-authored a best-selling book, Dare to Succeed, alongside Jack

Canfield. He has also appeared on the America’s Premier Experts TV show to share his knowledge on dentistry, which aired on ABC, NBC, CBS, Fox and their affiliates. Dr.

Tong is also an executive producer of the forthcoming documentary about the Folds of

Honor organization. Folds of Honor is a non-profit company that provides educational scholarships to spouses and children of America’s fallen and disabled service members.

Dr. Tong is married with five children, ranging from ages 25 to 12, so he is very familiar with the struggles and rewards parents experience in raising children. When you see Dr.

Tong interact with your children, you’ll know right away why he was voted Favorite Kid’s Doc in NJ’s parent magazine many times over.


To learn more about Dr. Tong and his office, please visit:

or visit one of their two locations:

Washington Dental Associates

19 Legion Drive

Bergenfield, NJ 07675



Smile More Dentistry / Smile More Kidz

140 Oak Tree Road

Tappan, NY 10983



About The National Association of Experts, Writers & Speakers®

The National Association of Experts, Writers & Speakers® (NAEWS) was founded to honor entrepreneurs and professionals around the world for their contribution to education, enlightenment and the advancement of business. This organization was created to help people come together and uncover the secrets of the world’s top experts, writers and speakers in order to attain a higher level of success. By providing information, strategies and networking opportunities, the National Association of Experts, Writers & Speakers® enables creative and knowledgeable people to build on their talents to achieve even more personal and professional success.


Brittany Barocsi
Dicks + Nanton Celebrity Branding Agency®

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